Hey what's up teens! It's Matt here posting pretty exciting news. Disney Channel released an all new Disney Channel Original Series, A.N.T. Farm starring China McClain from Tyler Perry's House of Payne and she also was a recurring star on Jonas La as Kiara. Here's all about it!
Disney Channel has ordered the live-action comedy series "A.N.T. Farm" (working title), it was announced today by Gary Marsh, President, Entertainment, and Chief Creative Officer, Disney Channels Worldwide. "A.N.T. Farm" will begin production in early 2011.
The series stars 12-year-old China McClain ("House of Payne") as middle schooler Chyna Sparks, a music prodigy who gets into a gifted program, Accelerated Natural Talent, at the local high school. She, along with her fellow ANTS, must now navigate the halls of high school where they're not particularly fond of grade-skipping newbies.
In addition to McClain, "A.N.T. Farm" includes a roster of talented young actors: Sierra McCormick ("Ramona and Beezus"), Jake Short ("Dexter") and Stefanie Scott ("Flipped").
The series pilot was written by Dan Signer ("The Suite Life on Deck") and directed by Bob Koherr ("Hannah Montana," "Wizards of Waverly Place").
This sound's very exciting! One Disney Channel 2011 show down a few more to go!